Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide


Megabruchidius dorsalis



Megabruchidius dorsalis


  • Last modified
  • 13 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Megabruchidius dorsalis
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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Megabruchidius dorsalis; adult beetle.
CaptionMegabruchidius dorsalis; adult beetle.
Copyright©Zoltan György/Hungarian Natural History Museum
Megabruchidius dorsalis; adult beetle.
AdultMegabruchidius dorsalis; adult beetle.©Zoltan György/Hungarian Natural History Museum


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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Megabruchidius dorsalis

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Coleoptera
  •                         Family: Bruchidae
  •                             Genus: Megabruchidius
  •                                 Species: Megabruchidius dorsalis

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes


FrancePresentFrttzsche and Delobel, 2012
HungaryPresentBodor, 2012
ItalyPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases

Host Plants and Other Plants Affected

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Plant nameFamilyContext
Gleditsia triacanthos (honey locust)FabaceaeOther

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